This unit explores the digital industry and beyond. Through exploring trends, organisational purpose, functions, structure and culture, as well as data use and analysis, you will have the opportunity to develop your enterprise skills.
Digital Asset Creation
This unit will introduce you to the practical and theoretical elements of documentary media production using moving image, photography and audio. On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to construct online content and media using pre-production research to inform the creation of media assets.
Digital Society, Culture and Communications
Most of us use digital devices every day, but what implications does this potentially create for our society, culture and us as digital citizens? This unit will explore these themes examining our information society and its mode of communication, analysing our everyday behaviour as digital citizens, consumers and workers in this new digital culture.
You can add a foreign language to your portfolio of skills. Enhance your employability by learning Classical Latin, English (as a foreign language), French, German, Italian, Japanese, Mandarin Chinese, Modern Standard Arabic or Spanish alongside your main degree. Whatever your language knowledge, from beginner to advanced, these classes will take you to the next level of proficiency.
Web Page Development
This unit covers the theory and practice of constructing web pages using industry standards and best practices. The focus is on user centred design and accessibility for all. Indicative Content: HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) using industry standards and best practices. Web accessibility and usability. Page layout, design and typography for the web as well as digital content including text, images, audio and video.
Web Page Creation (15 credits)
This unit covers the theory and practice of constructing web pages using industry standards and best practices, including HTML (Hypertext Markup Language) and CSS (Cascading Style Sheets) using industry standards and best practices, web accessibility and usability.